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Perfect Houseplants - New Folk Songs - BBC Music Magazine


01 March 2001
BBC Music Magazine

Perfect Houseplants, New Folk Songs

Mark Lockheart (ts), Huw Warre (p,acc), Dudley Phillips (b), Martin France (d), Pamela Thorby (recorder)

Don't be put off by the title or the mention of recorders. This is sparky, original English chamber jazz, inspired by folk tunes, and cleanly executed. 


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